What’s on this Christmas at Westfield Manukau

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What’s on this Christmas at Westfield Manukau

It's no secret that Christmas is a merry time of year. The presents, the pav, the smell of fresh pine needles, and of course, being surrounded by the people you love. But at Westfield, we’re making it our mission to make your Christmas even merrier. Whether it be with visits with Santa, Christmas events to keep the kids entertained or longer opening hours – we’re bringing the festive spirit and the handy hacks to make your Christmas jollier, easier and that little bit merrier.

Photography

'Tis the season to be making merry memories! Create a Christmas memory and book your photo with Santa.

Santa photography
You can pre-book your Santa photo online by selecting a time that’s convenient for you.
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Sensitive santa photography
Santa is setting aside some time for children with sensory challenges, so that they can visit our Christmas wonderland and have their photo taken in an environment tailored to them.
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Pet photography
Your furry, four-legged friends are part of the family. Book your pet’s photo with Santa today.
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What's happening

Keep up to date with what's on at Westfield Manukau this Christmas. Discover all of our events and stay in the loop. Sign up to our newsletter to be the first to be in the know.

Storytime with Mrs. Claus
Straight from the North Pole, Mrs. Claus has arrived to spend time sharing some of your favourite Christmas stories.
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Elf on the Shelf Meet & Greet
A magical tradition is here, you’ll find The Elf on the Shelf in our Winter Wonderland in centre court this November.
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Festive Face Painting
Be transformed into sparkly angels, red-nosed reindeers, shining stars and more at our festive face painting station. Our resident face painters will be in centre court, ready to sprinkle some merry magic on the 28th and 30th of November.
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Santa’s Gingerbread workshop
Santa is opening his doors to his gingerbread workshop this December. Join in and decorate your own ginger bread cookies.
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Make it snow
We’re making Christmas merrier this year and bringing the magic of the North Pole to Westfield Manukau by letting it snow throughout December!
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Shop with ease

Gift wrapping
Complimentary Gift Wrapping will be available from the 14th of December through to Christmas Eve. You'll find the gift-wrapping booth located opposite Whitcoulls.

Car wash
No time to wash your car? Drop your car off at The Clean located in upper Cinemas carpark and the team will have your car freshly washed and ready to go when you've finished your shopping.
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The Christmas gifting inspiration you need now

From parents to siblings to best friends and everyone in between, we’ve pulled together a raft of gifting options to take you through the silly season.
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Need help navigating the centre?

If you need to locate a specific store or event but are not sure where it is, visit our friendly Customer Service team near Farmers, or call them on 09 978 5300 and they will be able to direct you to the right location.

Welcoming Santa to Westfield Manukau
Kid-friendly Christmas tree lolly platter

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